N.E.E.T. Magazine

This great magazine is a free online quarterly publication. It features lots of fab vintage, handmade lovelies and articles about marvelously creative people.

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Giveaway Winner Announcement

I drew the winner of this sweet vintage 40's pendant yesterday using random.org. And the winner is...Diana from Romania whose lucky number was 30! This little butterfly certainly has a long way to fly!

There were 143 email entries. Thank you to all entrants! I'll be giving away 1 more of these delicate butterfly pendants before Christmas...stay tuned...For info on these butterfly pendant click here.

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Fantastic Vintage Fabric Shop Found!

The other day I did a little vintage fabric shopping at Retro Age Vintage Fabrics, and snapped up this fresh vintage 70's seersucker fabric. I have a few projects in mind for this fabric...shall be posting about the project I decide on.

Retro Age Vintage Fabrics is one of the largest suppliers of vintage fabric in the world. Their amazing stock ranges from the 30's to the 80's.

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New Ebay Listings Sunday Night September 20

I'll be listing this fabulous 70's quilted floral jacket on ebay Sunday night September 20. Label is Carole Little for Saint Tropez West (US designer who became well known for using fabric with gorgeous artsy prints). The fabric on this jacket is very soft German rayon challis. Collectible piece from the designer's oldest label in near mint condition! It is one of my favourite picks. Other faves listed below.

7 fab items will be up for auction - 6 original vintage items and 1 vintage style item. Click the link below and then press play to view my slide which showcases all of these items.

1) 70's Denimites by St Chamond embroidered denim jacket (fave pick - featured here in my last post on August 28).
2) 70's Carole Little for Saint Tropez West quilted floral jacket (fave pick featured above).
3) 70's Jaeger paisley design wool skirt (fave pick - top-notch British label - vintage Jaeger is a rare find).
4) 60's trench coat (no label).
5) 70's Bradley houndstooth jacket with original tag attached.
6) 80's Southern Lady rose print wool blend jumper/sweater.
7) Vintage style Highly Confidential embroidered wool blend cropped jacket.

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